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ERIC Number: EJ608110
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1079-3917
Giving Families a Voice in Augmentative and Alternative Communication Decision-Making.
Parette, Howard P., Jr.; Brotherson, Mary Jane; Huer, Mary Blake
Education and Training in Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities, v35 n2 p177-90 Jun 2000
A study involving 58 parents of children with disabilities investigated how professionals could help families learn how to use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices. Sensitivity toward child specific issues of ethnicity and disability, and parental involvement in parent-professional partnerships were stressed. (Contains extensive references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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